Definition of Ebonics in English:
plural noun[treated as singular]
American black English regarded as a language in its own right rather than as a dialect of standard English.
- While educators seek to teach Black children to learn and to speak mainstream English, do you believe Black English, or Ebonics, is unfairly stigmatized by American society at large?
- Whether one is speaking Ebonics or Appalachian English, sociolinguists say all dialects are created equal.
- First, a caveat - Ebonics, or ‘Black English’ is not the same thing as Hip Hop Slang.
Words that rhyme with Ebonicsonyx
Definition of Ebonics in:
- US English dictionary
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.
Most popular in the US
Most popular in the UK
Most popular in Australia
Most popular in India
Most popular in Pakistan